Ruby McDanell

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By The Staff

Ruby “Sug” McDanell, 71, of Owenton, passed away July 3, 2009, at the home of her daughter.

Born Aug. 31, 1937, in Oldham County, she was the daughter of the late John Edward and Lorraine Coons Yochum and was preceded in death by her husband Charles “Bill” McDanell. 

Sug was a graduate of Oldham County High School; retired from the Commonwealth of Kentucky in the Labor Cabinet; and was a member of Owenton First Methodist Church where she was a pianist for many years.

She is survived by her four daughters, Margo Doty of LaGrange, Lisa Smither of Warsaw, Sheila Smith and Peggy Trinkle both of Owenton; one son, Billy Don McDanell of Owenton; 16 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held July 7, 2009, with Bro. Jesse Bourne presiding.

Burial was in Owenton Cemetery. 

Memorial contributions may be made to Owenton First Methodist Church or Hospice of the Bluegrass.  

Online condolences can be sent via mcdonaldandnew.com.